Vizient/AACN Nurse Residency Program Coordinator Call - CCNE Accreditation

March 25, 2021

This presentation will provide talking points for accreditation that coordinators can bring back to their leadership and the standards, steps, and resources that coordinators need to get started and prepare their programs. The second half of the presentation is from CCNE accredited NRP Coordinators who will be sharing tips, tools for staying organized, and their experiences with the CCNE accreditation and re-accreditation process.

Target Audience


Learning Objectives

Identify the documents foundational to the CCNE accreditation process.
Distinguish CCNE resources to support their institutions throughout the CCNE accreditation journey.
Discuss the steps in the CCNE accreditation process. 
Discuss tips and tricks organizations can implement for an accreditation site visit. 
Analyze the need for detailed preparation.

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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 ANCC
  • 1.20 CBRN
Course opens: 
Course expires: 
Event starts: 
03/25/2021 - 1:00pm CDT
Event ends: 
03/25/2021 - 2:00pm CDT
Live via webinar
United States

Relevant financial relationships: None of the planning committee or presenters have anything to disclose.

Planning committee members
Meg Ingram, MSN, RN
NRP Programmatic Advisor

Brooke McCarron
Sr. Member Support Specialist

Angela Renkema, MPH, BSN, RN, NPD-BC, RN-BC, CPH
NRP Programmatic Advisor Director

Evy Olson, MSN, MBA, RN
AVP, Nursing Programs

Megan Buckley
Program Manager, Nurse Residency Program
Shannon Hale, MHA, RN, CPHQ
NRP Programmatic Advisor

Course reviewer
Meg Ingram, MSN, RN
Vizient approved nurse planner
NRP Programmatic Advisor

Benjamin Murray, MPA
Deputy Executive Director
CCNE Accreditation

Caroline Black, MSN, RN, PCCN
Education Specialist
University of Kansas Medical Center

Robyn Setter, MS, RN, NPD-BC
Nurse Residency Coordinator/Education Specialist
University of Kansas Medical Center

Vickie Adams, MSN, RN, NPD-BC
Nurse Residency Coordinator: Nursing Practice, Research & Professional Development
University of Kansas Medical Center


Joint Accreditation Statement:

In support of improving patient care, Vizient, Inc. is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Designation Statements:

This activity is designated for 1.00 contact hours.

Vizient, Inc. is approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP12580, for 1.20 contact hours.


Available Credit

  • 1.00 ANCC
  • 1.20 CBRN
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